Clutch of electric vehicle innovations share £91m government backing

clock • 2 min read
REE EV has secured funding to radically redesign light and medium-sized electric vehicles | Credit: REE EV
Image:

REE EV has secured funding to radically redesign light and medium-sized electric vehicles | Credit: REE EV

Advanced Propulsion Centre funding backs four projects covering EV battery range, ultra-fast charging and hydrogen-powered truck engines

Long-range electric cars, ultra-fast charging batteries and hydrogen-powered truck engines are among several green vehicle technology innovations which have secured a share of £91.7m government announced...

To continue reading this article...

Join BusinessGreen

  • Enjoy exclusive news, insights and analysis from Europe’s leading source of information on the green economy and business.
  • Make smart, responsible business decisions with an eye on the latest regulatory and tech developments
  • Stay in the know with our overnight briefing, expertly curated help you run a competitive and sustainable business
  • Tap into our extensive archive of exclusive articles, news, analysis and guides
  • Choose from 3 paid membership levels or start a 7-day no strings trial

Join nowTry 7 day trial

 

Already a BusinessGreen member?

Login

More on BusinessGreen

Electric vehicles represent a $7tr market opportunity by 2030 alone, according to BNEF | Credit: iStock

RAC: Electric cars charging costs are rising - but not as fast as petrol costs

New analysis shows that driving an electric car still represents 'excellent value for money' compared to petrol or diesels, despite surging electricity prices

Michael Holder
clock 27 May 2022 • 5 min read
A concept of Airbus' zero emission hydrogen powered planes | Credit: iStock

Airbus launches new hydrogen research hub for zero emission aviation technologies

New West Country research hub officially launched, as government publishes roadmap for decarbonising the aviation sector supply chain

Cecilia Keating
clock 27 May 2022 • 3 min read
Credit: GreenBiz.com

Can Elon Musk save ESG?

The decision to remove Tesla from one of the world's most influential ESG indexes raises important questions over how companies' environmental credentials are judged

Joel Makower, GreenBiz.com
clock 27 May 2022 • 6 min read